FOCUS ON: ALESSANDRO PETACCHI

If you are interested in the thrilling sport of cycling on the road, Alessandro Petacchi must be a familiar name to you.

As an Italian road racing cyclist, this 38 year old rides professionally for Lampre-ISD. As a specialist sprinter, Alessandro Petacchi has won around 51 grand tour stages with significant wins in the Giro d’Italia in 2004, the thrilling Vuelta a EspaƱa in 2005 and the prestigious Tour de France in 2010.